Cytopathology - A Comprehensive Review

The Oakstone Institute Specialty Review

Prep for board exams, enhance your knowledge and improve your diagnostic skill set with this comprehensive review. Ideal for MOC.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

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Enhance Your Ability to Evaluate and Report Cytology Specimens

This program of 15 state-of-the-art lectures covers general diagnostic aspects of all areas in gynecologic, non-gynecologic and fine-needle aspiration cytology. It is designed to improve a pathologist’s ability to evaluate and report cytology specimens using consensus diagnostic terms and reporting systems. Lectures describe typical cytology features of normal, benign and neoplastic specimens in each organ system. The program is ideal for practicing and training pathologists and cytopathologists preparing for board exams in pathology and subspecialty board exams in cytopathology. The course will help you to better:

  • Describe the common types of cytology specimens and the ways to prepare them.
  • Recognize normal elements and benign and reactive processes in each organ system.
  • Identify abnormal and neoplastic lesions of each organ system.
  • Apply the consensus diagnostic terms to classify non-neoplastic and neoplastic lesions of each organ system.
  • Discuss differential diagnoses of each diagnostic entity.
  • Apply the most updated knowledge and molecular techniques in daily practice.

Discover New Guidelines

A clinically based review, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in cytopathology provides a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Available online, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you may expand your knowledge of this critical sub-specialty. This activity meets the American Board of Pathology's Maintenance of Certification (MOC) requirements for Part II (CME and SAMs) Lifelong Learning and self assessment.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

  • Cervical and Vaginal Cytology- Squamous Lesions - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Cervical and Vaginal Cytology-Glandular Lesions - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Urine and Bladder Washings - Katie Dennis, MD
  • Body Cavity Fluids and Cerebrospinal Fluid - Katie Dennis, MD
  • Gastrointestinal Tract - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Breast - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Thyroid - Rashna Madan, MBBS
  • Salivary Gland - Maura O'Neil, MD
  • Respiratory Tract - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Lymph Nodes - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Liver and Biliary Tract - Maura O'Neil, MD
  • Pancreas - Rashna Madan, MD
  • Kidney and Adrenal Gland - Fang Fan, MD, PhD
  • Bone and Soft Tissue - Marilyn M. Bui, MD, PhD
  • Cytopathology Laboratory Management - Fang Fan, MD, PhD

Course Director

Fang Fan, MD, PhD

  • Barbara F. Atkinson, MD, Endowed Professor of Pathology
  • Director of Cytopathology
  • Director of Cytopathology Fellowship Program
  • Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City, KS

Speakers

Marilyn M. Bui, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Director of Cytopathology Fellowship Program
  • University of South Florida College of Medicine
  • Director of Analytic Microscopy Core
  • Moffitt Cancer Center
  • Tampa, FL

Katie Dennis, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pathology
  • Residency Program Director
  • Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City, KS

 

Rashna Madan, MBBS

  • Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City, KS

Maura O'Neil, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Kansas City, KS

Accreditation Statement

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: October 1, 2015
Date Credits Expire: October 1, 2018
Estimated Time to Complete: 14 hours

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

This activity meets the American Board of Pathology's Maintenance of Certification (MOC) requirements for Part II (CME and SAMs) Lifelong Learning and self assessment.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, the participant will be able to do the following:

  • Describe the common types of cytology specimens and the ways to prepare them.
  • Recognize normal elements and benign and reactive processes in each organ system.
  • Identify abnormal and neoplastic lesions of each organ system.
  • Apply the consensus diagnostic terms to classify non-neoplastic and neoplastic lesions of each organ system.
  • Discuss differential diagnoses of each diagnostic entity.
  • Apply the most updated knowledge and molecular techniques in daily practice.

Intended Audience

  • Cytopathology fellows
  • Pathology residents
  • Practicing pathologists preparing for initial certification and re-certification in anatomic pathology boards and cytopathology subspecialty boards

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